Other lectures and notes

One post looks at how we define economics. Another attempts to clarify the art/science distinction in economics.

Students are often confused about how microeconomics and macroeconomics differ. They have substantially different “look and feel” properties.

A recent lecture was on the basic difference between the Austrian School and the Keynesians.

A lecture on the IMF given in 2006 is still relevant.

Life in Dumaguete includes moderately heavy traffic because of the many motorized pedicabs. I lectured on this as an example of a tragedy of the commons.


ECONOTES (short notes on economic concepts):

The economic problem and the “economy”

Economic growth


Logic and fallacies (from Enyclopedia Britannica), and other fallacies (the undistributed middle and the fallacy of composition)

Minsky moment



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